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On Jan. 12, the Blinn College District named 2,486 students to its academic honors lists for the Fall 2020 semester. Blinn named 1,112 students to its…
On Jan. 13, the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center and UroGen Pharma Ltd. announced a strategic three-year collaboration agreement to advance…
It’s no secret that a balanced diet with plenty of fruits and veggies can deliver important vitamins and nutrients for better health, but many of your favorite…
The Texas Legislature opened quietly, which delighted everyone after the violence inside the U.S. Capitol the previous week. At the Texas State Capitol, a…

Opinion

I don’t remember exactly when I took to living in stretch pants full time. The process was gradual, I’m sure of that. I started out wearing a pair of…
I’m astonished at how often the world of grammar intersects the headlines. Since the attack on the U.S. Capitol on January 6, I’ve seen and heard people…
The twenty-first century is an uncharted landscape of post-post-modernism. Truth can be whatever we want it to be at any given moment — or whatever. It’s up to…
By now, you’ve likely seen the news that after some transitions, Karen Lopez and Amy Lieb have returned to The Sealy News as executive publisher and general…
When Anderson County told residents not to assemble in groups with more than 10 people, officials got some pushback from churches. County Judge Robert Johnston…
It’s a new year, but the news out of the capital continues to focus on COVID-19. Gov. Greg Abbott tweeted last week that “a significant portion of vaccines…
You stated “Jennifer Sullivan took it upon herself to make budget amendments.” That is false. One council member cannot “make budget amendments.” I prepared a…
Dr. Dennis Marek is proud to announce the opening of his new veterinary clinic, Cedar Hill Veterinary Services, near New Ulm, TX. The concierge clinic will…

Obituaries

Justin Burk Cudd passed away on January 17, 2021, at his home in Katy, TX at the age of 29. Justin was born on November 13, 1991, in Houston, TX to Jack (Rick…
Jeanne Lee Allen-Beason, 68, passed into the loving arms of the Lord on Monday, January 11, 2021. Jeanne Jalowy was born on February 19, 1952 and grew up in…
The Honorable Oliver S. Kitzman, 86, of Pattison, Texas, passed away peacefully into the arms of his Savior Jesus Christ, surrounded by family, on Thursday,…
Mildred Marie Ferris Taylor, 90, formerly of Sealy, passed away Tuesday, December 29, 2020, at Legend Oaks Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in Kyle, Texas…
Jerry Josef Ernest Zapalac, 91, passed away Thursday, Dec. 10, 2020. On this day he was born again celebrating his earthly birthday with his heavenly birthday…
George Aguinaga, 36, of Sealy was taken away from us on Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020, in Sealy. He was born in Bellville, Texas, April 16, 1984, to Joe and Maria…
Charlene Janda, born in Houston, Texas, on March 11, 1947 passed into the loving arms of God on Dec. 4, 2020. Charlene was an exceptional woman, a loving…
Mary Etta Layden (nee Grandys) of Sealy, Texas, (formally of Bonne Terre, Mo.) passed away on Dec. 4, 2020. She was born in Crown Point, Ind., to Francis and…

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